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Moores Almhouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Appleby Magna, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.686 / 52°41'9"N

Longitude: -1.5348 / 1°32'5"W

OS Eastings: 431540

OS Northings: 309913

OS Grid: SK315099

Mapcode National: GBR 6HP.NS5

Mapcode Global: WHCGT.DRC6

Entry Name: Moores Almhouses

Listing Date: 20 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074326

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187896

Location: Appleby Magna, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE12

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Appleby Magna

Built-Up Area: Appleby Magna

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Appleby Magna and Swepstone with Snarestone and Norton-juxta-Twycross

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 30 NW
6/8 Nos. 32-40 (even)
Moore's Almshouses
Range of 5 almshouses, of 1839. 1« storeys in Tudor style. Brick with
stone plinth, quoins and dressings and plain tiled roof. Shouldered stone
coped gables. Four large brick ridge stacks with stone dressings: the
centre two having four diagonal flues placed as X, the outer two placed
axially. Original chimney pots. Single range of 5 windows with projecting
central 2 storey gable having 1 storey outshuts in the angles. 4 dormer
gables with shaped kneelers. Stone mullion windows of 1 to 4-lights.
Windows of 3 and 4-lights and doorways have hood-moulds. Doorways have
Tudor arches and ledged doors. Both end walls have central doorway with
2-light mullion windows over. Rear has 6 gables with 2-light mullions above
and doors and 1-light windows below. Tablet with 'A.D. 1839' above central
front ground floor window.

Listing NGR: SK3154009913

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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